A calendar of club-sponsored mineral shows

gem shows, fossil shows, symposiums, and other events of interest to the mineralogical community

Mineral show calendar last updated: 21 February 2019

Contact mineralfest@aol.com if you would like your club's show listed - it's free !


22-24 February 2019: Clarkdale, Arizona

44th Annual Clarkdale Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Mingus Gem & Mineral Club

Clark Memorial Clubhouse Auditorium (19 N. Ninth Street)

23-24 February 2019: Pasadena, Texas

Clear Lake Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Clear Lake Gem & Mineral Society

Pasadena Convention Center (7902 Fairmont Parkway)


2-3 March 2019: Wilmington, Delaware

56th Annual Earth Science Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Delaware Mineralogical Society

New location: Doubletree by Hilton (4727 Concord Pike)

8-10 March 2019: Augusta, Georgia

31st Annual Aiken-Augusta Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show

Organized by: Aiken Gem, Mineral & Fossil Society and Augusta Gem & Mineral Society

Julian Smith Casino (2200 Broad Street, Augusta)

9-10 March 2019: Turlock, California

53rd Annual Gem, Jewelry & Rock Show

Organized by: Mother Lode Mineral Society

Stanislaus Fairgrounds (900 North Broadway)

15-17 March 2019: Jackson, Michigan

Michigan Gem & Mineral Society 57th Annual Show

Organized by: Michigan Gem & Mineral Society

Theme: Igneous is Bliss

Jackson County Fairgrounds - American One Event Center (200 West Ganson Street)

16-17 March 2019: Gaithersburg, Maryland

55th Annual Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show

Organized by: Gem, Lapidary and Mineral Society of Montgomery County, Maryland

Montgomery County Fairgrounds (16 Chestnut Street)

16-17 March 2019: Anthem, Arizona (Phoenix area)

6th Annual Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Daisy Mountain Rock & Mineral Club

Boulder Creek High School (40404 N. Gavilan Peak Parkway)

22-24 March 2019: Hickory, North Carolina

49th Annual Rock, Gem, Mineral, Fossil & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Catawba Valley Gem & Mineral Club

Hickory Metro Convention Center (1960 13th Avenue Drive SE)

23-24 March 2019: Wysox, Pennsylvania

50th Annual Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Che-Hanna Rock and Mineral Club

Wysox Fire Hall (111 Lake Road)

23-24 March 2019: Hadley, Massachusetts

Western Mass. Mineral Jewelry & Fossil Show

Organized by: Connecticut Valley Mineral Club

Hadley Farms Meeting House (41 Russell Street, Route 9, Hadley)

30-31 March 2019: Midland Park, New Jersey

30th Annual North Jersey Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show

Organized by: North Jersey Mineralogical Society

Midland Park High School (250 Prospect Street)

30-31 March 2019: Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania

19th Annual Philadelphia Mineral Treasures and Fossil Fair

Organized by: Philadelphia Mineralogical Society and Delaware Valley Paleontological Society

LuLu Temple (5140 Butler Pike)


5-7 April 2019: Vista, California

Gem & Mineral Spring Show

Organized by: Vista Gem & Mineral Society

Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum (2040 N. Santa Fe)

6-7 April 2019: Orange, Connecticut

46th Annual Mineral, Gem, Jewelry & Fossil Show

Organized by: The New Haven Mineral Club

Amity Regional Middle School (100 Ohman Avenue)

12-14 April 2019: Orlando, Florida

Rock, Mineral, Gem, Jewelry & Fossil Show

Organized by: Central Florida Mineral & Gem Society

Florida National Guard Armory (2809 South Fern Creek Avenue)

13-14 April 2019: Abilene, Texas

2019 Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Central Texas Gem & Mineral Society

Abilene Civic Center (1100 North 6th Street)

13-14 April 2019: Standish, Maine

36th Annual Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Maine Mineralogical & Geological Society

Saint Joseph's College (278 Whites Bridge Road)

27-28 April 2019: Memphis, Tennessee

The Earth Wide Open - 40th Annual Mineral, Fossil & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Memphis Archaeological & Geological Society

Agricenter International Expo Center (7777 Walnut Grove Road, Memphis)

27-28 April 2019: Franklin, New Jersey

49th Annual New Jersey Earth Science Association Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: New Jersey Earth Science Association

Littell Community Center (12 Munsonhurst Road)

Indoor / outdoor

28 April 2019: Severna Park, Maryland

Annual Jewelry, Gem, Fossil & Mineral Show

Organized by: Patuxent Lapidary Guild

Earleigh Heights Volunteer Fire Company (161 Ritchie Highway, Severna Park)


3-5 May 2019: McPherson, Kansas

27th Annual Gem & Mineral Sale & Swap

Organized by: McPherson Gem & Mineral Club

McPherson 4-H Fairgrounds (710 West Woodside)

4-5 May 2019: Waco, Texas

59th Annual Waco Gem & Mineral Show

Organized by: Waco Gem & Mineral Club

Extraco Events Center, Exhibits Building (4601 Bosque Boulevard)

18-19 May 2019: Bennington, Vermont

5th Annual Southern Vermont Mineral & Gem Show

Organized by: Southwestern Vermont Mineral & Gem Club

Grace Christian School (104 Kocher Drive)


1 June 2019: Spring Mineralfest - Macungie, Pennsylvania

72nd semi-annual Mineralfest

Organized by: Pennsylvania Earth Sciences Association

Macungie Memorial Park (Poplar Street)

Indoor / outdoor (rain or shine)

1-2 June 2019: Monroe, New York

Annual Mineral, Gem, Fossil & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Orange County Mineral Society

Museum Village (1010 Route 17M, Monroe)

29-30 June 2019: Culver City, California

58th Annual Fiesta of Gems

Organized by: Culver City Rock & Mineral Club

Featured gemstone: Opal

Veterans Memorial Auditorium (4117 Overland Boulevard)


6-7 July 2019: Pinetop, Arizona

22nd Annual White Mountain Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show

Organized by: White Mountain Gem & Mineral Club

Hon-Dah Casino & Resort


2-4 August 2019: Prescott Valley, Arizona

16th Annual Prescott Gem & Mineral Show & Sale

Organized by: Prescott Gem & Mineral Club

Prescott Valley Event Center (3201 Main Street)

17 August 2019: Shelton, Washington

10th Annual Tailgate Rock Sale & Swap

Organized by: Shelton Rock & Mineral Society

Mason County Recreation Area (2100 E Johns Prairie Road)


14-15 September 2019: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

54th Annual Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show

Organized by: Central Pennsylvania Rock & Mineral Club

Harrisburg Consistory (2701 North 3rd Street)

21-21 September 2019: West Friendship, Maryland

55th Annual Atlantic Coast Gem, Mineral, Jewelry & Fossil Show

Organized by: The Gem Cutters Guild of Baltimore

Howard County Fairgrounds (2210 Fairgrounds Road)